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“The Boondock Saints” or “the poor man’s Tarantino…for stupid people”

Apr 13, 2011
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“The Boondock Saints” or “the poor man’s Tarantino…for stupid people”

 

“Gee, help where have I seen this pose before?”

"...oh that's right...Pulp Fiction."

 

Years ago there was a slow, visit growing buzz about this gritty, generic action-packed crime thriller featuring a couple o’ Irish brothers. I’ve got a wee bit o’ the Irish in me myself. So, I thought, “With a little luck, this might be gold”. I ran out to the video store and rented me a copy.

I hated it. In fact, I turned it off midway through. It was too ridiculous for me to keep watching. Well, this week the DeFranco Nation Movie Club put this one in the qeue. So, I HAD to watch it again. Now, it had been a while since I saw it the first time. So, I sat down with an open-mind and a willingness to glean any goodness I could from this film.

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